|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Gower is 1,520. Gower, Missouri is the 8,648th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Gower was in 2020, when its population was 1,529. In 2020, Gower was the 8,604th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,648th largest city in the US. Gower is currently 0.6% smaller than it was in 2020.
Gower has grown 8.7% since the 2000. Gower, Missouri is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 75% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|8642||East Hampton, New York||1,521||13.7%|
|8645||South Carthage, Tennessee||1,521||16.6%|
|8647||Denton, North Carolina||1,520||-7.3%|
|8652||Jefferson, North Carolina||1,519||9.8%|
|8653||Castle Dale, Utah||1,518||-8.1%|
|8654||Depoe Bay, Oregon||1,518||27.6%|
The total voting age population of Gower, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,214. The voting age population is 46.9% male and 53.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.4% of the residents of Gower are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Gower are 98.6% White, 0.7% Two or more races, 0.4% American Indian and 0.2% Black. Additionally, 2.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Gower, 11.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 8.3%. On a per-household basis, 9.4% of families are below the poverty line in Gower.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.4% of Gower residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.7% of Gower residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.3% have a bachelor's degree and 6.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Gower residents aged 5 and older, 1.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Gower is 0.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Gower, 13.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Gower is $51,111.
In Gower, 74.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.3% of housing units in Gower.
Of all the housing units in Gower, 19.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Gower, 5.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Gower is $811.
In Gower, 71.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.